Stories In Family Medicine

Stories in family medicine    Welcome! These are our stories about the meaning of being a family physician, and the contributions of family medicine and family physicians to the history of medicine, health care and life in Canada. Supported by AMS and the CFPC Research and Education Foundation.

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Tariro. Finding hope in Zimbabwe

Buchman, Sandy; 2007. Tariro is the Shona word for hope. Shona is the ancient tribal language of many of the people of...

2007

Together

Patey, Paul; 2007. The slot on the wall outside the room has two charts, which I briefly examine. I know this beautiful couple well. David is 91, Susan...

2007

    Memories of Christmas past

    Parsons, Wanda L.; 2007. The cardboard box in my basement doesn’t look any different from the other cardboard boxes labeled...

    2007

    Learning the simple things in Bolivia. Reflections on an international health elective

    Bailey, Jason; 2007. I recently had the good fortune to take part in an elective in international health in Bolivia, organized through the newly...

    2007

    Listen to thy heart, and write

    Grant, I. Neil; 2007. Some time ago, I had aortic valve replacement surgery and, like anyone who goes in to hospital as a patient, I had to deal with...

    2007

    Ma’s story. Finding superhero power

    Loewen, Ann; 2007. I had been in practice somewhat less than a year when one of my patients was diagnosed with...

    2007

    Exodus. Why I limited my scope of practice

    Manca, Donna P; 2007. The millennium brought many changes for family physicians, including, in my case, a decision to...

    2007

    The extra mile

    Meili, Ryan; 2007. Early one prairie winter morning, my cell phone woke me by rattling on my bedside table. It was a concerned...

    2007

    From malaria to MI. A professional journey into the Canadian medical system.

    Seid, Cherinet; 2007. The painting of the peasant woman caught my eye. There was something about her that...

    2007

    Gift in barbed wire?

    Shapiro, Marla; 2007. Work-life balance and work-life harmony are concepts that elude so many of us, despite the fact that, as physicians, we are always...

    2007
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